Volunteer: George Gorayeb
RPCV Morocco TEFL teacher 1971-73
Peace Corps Staff, Headquarters Wash.DC 1974
Peace Corps Associate Country Director, Yemen 1975-1977
Contributions from George Gorayeb
We lived in Marrakesh, Morocco, a centuries old phantasmagorical city on the edge of the Sahara Desert in North Africa. Because of its snow-capped peaks from the High Atlas Mountains on the horizon, the ubiquitous palm trees, and all the buildings painted the same shade of dusty pink, this town looked like a Hollywood movie set. It was spring, 1972. We were Peace Corps English language teachers in local high schools. The singing group, Crosby Stills and Nash, of Woodstock fame, had made t...